Nigerian singers, Yemi Alade and Sinach made it to the list of 100 most influential women in Africa collated by Avance media.
They join the likes of notable music acts like Angélique Kidjo, Oumou Sangaré
Ghana-based Avance Media list is an annual compilation achieved made the list through a public nomination.
The list coming from 34 countries across the African continent, states that the women are essentially leaders in various fields of endeavour and role models for the younger generation.
This year’s list saw women from Nigeria record the most representation at 20. South Africa and Ghana made up the top three with 11 and 9 women leaders respectively.